Isleta poker room offers chance at World Series seat



This month at Isleta Resort and Casino, it’s the finals of the “Win Your Buy-in to the WSOP” on June 24 and 26. Each winner walks away with a $10K World Series Main Event buy-in plus $1,500 for expenses.

There’s an additional prize pool for second through 10th. Also, don’t forget the June 28 freeroll, where 25 hours’ live play between June 1-27 is all it takes to qualify.

BUFFALO THUNDER: The $100 Omaha/8 tournament is June 8 and there will be $100 added per table. Also, the $150 Last Saturday of the Month Deepstack is June 28.

INN OF THE MOUNTAIN GODS: Feel like a challenge with a handsome payoff? The $230 Test Your Might tournament is planned for June 15. Plus, the Sunday 2 p.m. tournament has become THE competition for locals and those as far away as El Paso.

SANDIA RESORT AND CASINO: The bad-beat jackpots at press time were $34,187 for hold’em and $7,591 for Omaha.

SANTA ANA STAR CASINO: This month you can enjoy the Share the Wealth promotion, where 20 hours of live play earns you a share of $5K. Each share averages about $50. All of the regulars here know, “If you play, you get paid.”

TEXAS: At Kickapoo Lucky Eagle, the NLHE bad-beat jackpot at press time was $118,296.

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